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Foordiceras

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Koninckioceratidae

Taxonomy
Foordiceras was named by Hyatt (1893) [Sepkoski's age data: P Sakm P Guad-u Sepkoski's reference number: 524]. Its type is Nautilus goliathus.

It was assigned to Koninckioceratidae by Teichert et al. (1964); and to Nautilida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1893Foordiceras Hyatt p. 392
1964Foordiceras Teichert et al. p. 425
2002Foordiceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassNautiloideaAgassiz 1847
orderNautilidaAgassiz 1847
superfamilyTainocerataceaeHyatt 1883
familyKoninckioceratidaeHyatt in Zittel 1900
genusFoordiceras

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available